Education

Immersive stories from the world of education in Frisco, TX. Articles by the editorial team at Frisco STYLE Magazine. Read our latest.

Fewer Kids Going Hungry

People move to Frisco, literally by the thousands every year because it is a thriving, affluent community with so many things to offer. But,...

The “Mane” Event

If you have had the pleasure of riding a horse in the serenity of a wide-open landscape, you more than likely have experienced the...

Challenge Accepted

On April 3, during the typical late spring chaos of the school year, the Frisco ISD took on the Happiness Advantage Challenge. Created by...

A Call to Arms

Several industries have thrived during the COVID-19 pandemic. One of which is the firearm business. According to the National Shooting Sports Foundation (NSSF), The...

Leaders On and Off the Field

Competitive, always-yelling-at-the-referee dads and encouraging, it-is-all-about-having-fun moms both have it wrong —- the most important part about playing sports is what it can teach...

Full Steam Ahead!

In February, members of the community gathered in excitement at the Frisco Public Library for the much anticipated announcement of the Ready to Read...

CBD Oil – Take Two!

Leading a natural lifestyle has been a focal point in many local households. Be it diet, nutrition or alternative forms of medicine, more households...

Building Bridges

Lone Star High School’s rising seniors Daniel Szczechowski and Aaron Raye know a thing or two about building bridges ... just not in the...

Avoiding the Hurt

We grew up making mud pies, riding bikes until sundown, chasing lightning bugs, playing games of pick-up basketball and Sandlot-esque baseball games. Little League...

Setting the Record Straight

I am in the unique position that I get to write, occasionally, about incredible people and events in Frisco, but, this time, my article is...

A New Approach to Innovative Education

Perhaps, home schooling your children sounds appealing to you, but are you hesitant because you fear that your kids will not interact socially. Maybe,...

From Emerson, TX to Emerson High School

Famed education reformer John Dewey once said, “Education is not preparation for life; education is life itself,” and by that logic, Frisco is becoming...

In the (School) Zone

If it is June, then it is time to hang out! School is out for summer. It is time to unwind and slow the...

Frisco ISD COVID-19 Sports Plan

Schools across the nation are beginning to open back up and many parents and students are anxiously awaiting the first day of face-to-face instruction....

Is The American Dream Dead?

It is one of the most hotly-debated political topics of the modern age. While the U.S. can continue to take pride in its democratic...

20 Years Strong!

Back in 1995, the population of Frisco was around 14,500 residents. If you are reading this article, odds are you were not part of...

Hitting the Mark

Within a large city like Frisco that is constantly expanding and changing, safety for local police officers is something that must be taken very...

Tell Me a Story…

If you have never heard of the Lone Star Storytelling Festival, you are in for a treat. For the past 13 years, the Frisco...

Still We Rise

In the midst of a harrowing global pandemic that has brought loss, uncertainty, heartache, impossibly tough decisions and fear stands one of the most...

With a Cheerful Heart

It is no secret, and no one is shy to admit, that much of the pride in our community lies in our award-wining and...

The Positive Power of Healthy Competition

Have you ever attended a sporting event for kids and seen “that” parent? You know the one — that parent who is excessively involved...

Jump Around!

In the aftermath of school pick-up frenzy, Ashley Elementary seems to sit still and quiet. But, if you look closer, you might catch the...

Communication is Key

In the age of social media, just about every interactive medium has been revolutionized to make communication throughout our day-to-day lives more convenient. Social...

Taking Innovations to New Heights in Frisco

Technological advancements and increased globalization are rapidly changing the workplace, job market and the skillsets students will need to succeed after graduation. As automation...

Building Strength with Diversity

None of us are surprised when we hear that Frisco continues to be one of the fastest-growing cities in the U.S. People from all...

“How does loving yourself translate to loving others?”

AP English students at Leadership Prep School Frisco recently shared their thoughts in response to this prompt. Love is...

Change is Good

If you were born and raised in the great state of Texas, two topics have probably always been major conversation points: high school football...

The World’s Stage

Ask any dancer, and they will tell you that the benefits of dancing are plentiful. Sure, there are the obvious perks associated with the...

Pop! Fizz! Clink!

December is finally upon us, and while we all can agree champagne is a great treat year-round, there is something extra special about those...

RoboKind Leading the Way

Education and technology are both incredibly powerful and profoundly impactful in and around our world today as they are both ever-changing, adapting to allow...

A Strong Foundation

Adjacent to Frisco is the fast-growing community of Little Elm. The forty-square-mile lakeside community boasts a small town feeling with first-class education, which is...

Know Your Enemies

The time of year for creepy, crawling bugs is officially here. As spring continues, weather changes come with seasonal critters we all have come...

Prepped for Success

College. It is where “grown up” life officially begins and things really start to matter. From the time my students walk in the classroom...

Super Supers

Dr. Justin Wakeland was aiming for 20 years as Frisco's superintendent of schools, but when an irresistible offer came along a year before his...

Taking Control Over Pain

Christi M. vividly remembers the day her son, Daniel, had an infusion of the medication ketamine at a clinic in Plano. Several years earlier,...

Musically Proud

The Frisco ISD is no stranger to being awarded numerous accolades for accomplishments that range from individual awards to awards earned by the collaborative...

Disconnect 2 Connect

Technology has had a profound impact on our society in an amazingly short amount of time. All human history considered, the Internet is really...

Building a Healthier Tomorrow

Many parents struggle with the desire to provide their children nutritious meals, as they pull into the drive thru yet again because of hectic...

Delivering a Brighter Future for Students and the Community

On April 6, 2020, Collin College celebrated its 35th anniversary of the election to establish the college. This year’s celebration looked much different than...

Past, Present, Future

By definition, heritage is something that is handed down from the past as a tradition or something that is acquired from a predecessor. More...

Community Connections

Kyla Prusak

Dr. Kyla Prusak, interviewed in our article “Going Above and Beyond,” earned her Bachelor of Arts in Psychology and Master of Arts in Teaching...

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